Niccolo Mejia

Niccolo Mejia covers AI applications across industries at Emerj. He holds a bachelor's degree in Writing, Literature, and Publishing from Emerson College.

Articles by Niccolo

27 articles
Predictive Analytics in the Pharma - Current Applications

Predictive Analytics in Pharma – Current Applications

It may feel as though AI applications like machine vision and natural language processing hold the most potential value to pharmaceutical companies because of their capabilities to intake and transform unstructured medical data. This is especially true with machine vision, as medical imaging data can be used across multiple departments when analyzed by AI software. […]

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Big Data in Insurance - Current Applications

Big Data in Insurance – Current Applications

Even during a time when the buzz around AI and digital data storage is prominent, there are still some companies with large amounts of backlogged data that are taking up space in their databases, but not providing enough value. Large stores of enterprise and customer data can be valuable to insurance companies for optimizing their […]

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AI in the Automotive Industry - an Analysis of the Space

AI in the Automotive Industry – an Analysis of the Space

In this article, we explore the applications of AI software within the automotive industry from production and manufacturing to insurance and transportation. We will discuss the equipment involved in collecting and analyzing data along with the potential value they offer to manufacturers, shared mobility companies, insurers, and drivers. We begin our overview of AI in […]

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Machine Vision in Insurance – Current Applications

When it comes to the possibilities for AI in the insurance space, it may seem like machine vision is an inevitable choice for any insurer looking to have as much information on the insured property, car, or people as possible. However, this may still yet to be the case for many insurers. The insurance space […]

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Natural Language Processing in Healthcare – Current Applications

When it comes to the healthcare industry, one might be able to think of numerous use cases for AI approaches like machine vision or predictive analytics. However, the applications of natural language processing (NLP) in healthcare are just as varied. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the applications of NLP made for […]

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Natural Language Processing in Insurance - Current Applications

Natural Language Processing in Insurance – Current Applications

The applications of natural language processing (NLP) have been increasing as more companies find uses for their text data. This includes insurance companies with large stores of data from claims and customer support tickets. In this article, we’ll take a look at the applications of NLP in the insurance industry. We will do this by […]

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AI for Health Insurance Fraud Detection - Current Applications

AI for Health Insurance Fraud Detection – Current Applications

Health insurance fraud may prove especially pressing due to the opioid epidemic, and thus routing out fraud could be of greater importance in the coming years. In this article, we’ll explore the AI-based fraud detection software available to health insurers by covering the products of four vendors and assessing their team for AI experience and […]

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Machine Vision in Banking - Facial Recognition and OCR

Machine Vision in Banking – Facial Recognition and OCR

The conversation surrounding machine vision can sometimes feel dominated by facial recognition, especially for banking. Banks are necessarily concerned with security and customer service, so it follows that facial recognition, which could help with both, would prove of interest to them.  It’s true that many of the machine vision solutions marketed to banks are used for facial recognition, […]

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AI in the Indian Healthcare Sector - Current Applications

AI in the Indian Healthcare Sector – Current Applications

There are many Indian startups claiming to develop artificial intelligence software to help the healthcare industry. However, their websites are filled with marketing terms and hype that could lead one to believe a company leverages AI when it does not. In sectors with a booming landscape of startups, we caution readers to take a closer […]

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Predictive Analytics in Insurance - Current Applications

Predictive Analytics in Insurance – An Overview of Current Applications

The insurance industry is making use of various artificial intelligence applications to solve business problems, but perhaps the most versatile is predictive analytics. The ability to aggregate data from disparate sources for business intelligence allows business leaders in insurance to inform important decisions across departments. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of […]

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